Majors & Minors
Browse through a full list of majors and minors and pre-professional programs.
Whittier College’s 30 academic departments and programs each offer a variety of programming, activities, and organizations to help foster students’ passions.
Success After Whittier
There's More Than One Path to Your Life Goals
You don't have to wait until graduation to start building your resume. By combining extra-curricular activities, internships, and fellowships, you'll leave Whittier fully prepared for your first job or graduate school.
Create Your Own Major
The Whittier Scholars Program
Because you can't pick just one or two. The Whittier Scholars Program allows you to combine courses across disciplines and subjects to design a major customized to your interests.
Mentorship & Support
Learn it All
Students who thrive on learning and absorbing as much knowledge as possible really find their niche here. Discovery, research, and the creation of knowledge are embedded into a Whittier College education.
Whittier College offers students interested in advanced studies in the health sciences, physical therapy, and engineering to take part in special advising programs, as well as participate in cooperative programs with affiliate universities or professional schools.